Floyd E. Pope, 74, Logansport, passed away at 2:44 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Franciscan St. Elizabeth East Hospital, Lafayette.
Born Feb. 4, 1943, in Wilmont, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Laura Leida (Roark) and Wiley Martin Pope.
On Sept. 15, 1962, in Logansport, he was married to Mildred I. Pope who preceded him in death May 23, 2002.
Floyd was retired from Moon Fabricating of Kokomo where he had worked as a plant superintendent.
A strong advocate of the Cass County Senior Center, Floyd enjoyed the fellowship and food there every day. He always looked forward to a game of cards, especially euchre. He loved his family dearly and his senior center friends were an extension of his family.
Surviving are three daughters, Anita (Joe) Davis, Peru, Vanessa (Gary) White, Rogers, Arkansas, and DeLaura Baker, Marion; one son, William Pope, Logansport; sisters, Jackie Walters and Ann Pope, both of Logansport, Leola Anderson, Kentucky, and Joyce Lawson, Arkansas; grandchildren, William Ingle II, Elgin Ingle, Nathan Ingle, Stephanie Branum, Joshua White, Morgan White, Justin Sommers, Randall Baker Jr, James Boheme Jr, LaTisha Cleland, William Cleland, Cody Pope, Dale Pope; several great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one son, Floyd Jr.; brothers, Jack, Wiley Jr. and Lonnie; and sisters, Maxine, Hazel, Genieve, Evelyn, and Francis.
A funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, in Fisher Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, in the funeral chapel.
You may share condolences in his guestbook at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com
Published on October 18, 2017